Cooperation And Competition Between Two Thesis Students

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    A member of a graduate student's thesis committee suggests that she carry out a certain protocol X. When she asks another student to transfer needed computer models to her files she discovers that protocol X is one of his doctoral thesis objectives, and he is disturbed that she is “moving on his territory.”  What can or should she do?